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This is a small mining village in North Korea along the Tumen River. In North Korea, government mismanagement of food has left 33 percent of the population undernourished, and freedoms of speech, press, assembly, association, physical movement and religion are prohibited. In search for food, work and freedom, up to 300,000 North Koreans have fled to neighboring China.
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FROM: Held Captive for 140 Days: Lisa Ling's Sister Breaks Her Silence
Published on May 18, 2010
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